All posts tagged "bill clinton"

Will Monica Lewinsky matter?

Digby has a post castigating people who think that the return of Monica Lewinsky isn't going to matter, and I find her reasoning quite persuasive.

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Bill Clinton assures Jimmy Kimmel he checked Area 51 for aliens when he became president

On Wednesday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, former President Bill Clinton shared what he believes is the only sure-fire way to achieve world peace -- facilitate an alien invasion.

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Newly-revealed memos show Clinton administration's difficulty in presenting 'Hillarycare'

Secret papers documenting Bill Clinton's time in the White House were released Friday, but it was the role of then-first lady Hillary, now a prospective 2016 presidential hopeful, that attracted most scrutiny.

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Bill Clinton tells Brazil: U.S. shouldn't spy on your economic data

Former US president Bill Clinton, currently on a visit to Rio de Janeiro, said he opposes economic espionage on Washington's allies such as Brazil.

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Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey and others

President Barack Obama on Wednesday celebrated American legends of politics, sports, letters, science and the arts including Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey in awarding his country's highest civilian honor.

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Bill Clinton says the next American president should be a woman

Former US president Bill Clinton hopes there will be a woman in the White House in his lifetime and will support his wife Hillary in whatever she decides to do, he told a Chinese audience on Monday.

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Bill Clinton makes hard pitch for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Terry McAuliffe is touring Virginia with his former boss, Bill Clinton, in a last-minute push before Tuesday's election.

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A look at the last time the government was shut down

The US government shut down Tuesday in a replay of brinkmanship between Republican and Democratic forces last seen in 1995-96.

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Bill Clinton on the shutdown: 'There are times when you have to call people’s bluff'

Bill Clinton has some advice for Democrats and President Obama, learned during his own experience with government shutdowns.

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